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South Korea Labour Productivity Growth

1983 - 2017 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Generated

Korea's Labour Productivity dropped by 1.29 % YoY in Jun 2017, compared with a growth of 1.45 % in the previous quarter. Korea's Labour Productivity Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Sep 1983 to Jun 2017, averaging at 3.79 %. The data reached an all-time high of 16.36 % in Mar 1984 and a record low of -1.87 % in Dec 2008. CEIC calculates Labour Productivity Growth from quarterly Real GDP and monthly Employment. The Bank of Korea provides Real GDP in local currency, at 2010 prices. Statistics Korea provides Employment. Employment excludes Foreign Nationals working within the country.

In the latest reports, Korea's Population reached 51.25 million people in Dec 2016. Its Unemployment Rate dropped to 3.60 % in Jul 2017. Monthly Earnings of Korea stood at 2,883.33 USD in May 2017. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 63.70 % in Jul 2017.

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What was South Korea’s Labour Productivity Growth in Jun 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.29

Jun 2017

1.45

Mar 2017

-1.87

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

-0.17

Mar 2017

-0.67

Dec 2016

-6.65

Jun 2016

9.61

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Algeria

2.19

2016

2.61

2015

-6.56

1997

5.23

2000

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Argentina

-3.04

2016

0.40

2015

-10.02

2002

11.05

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Armenia

9.36

Mar 2017

2.69

Dec 2016

-15.55

Dec 2009

15.01

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Australia

0.66

Mar 2017

1.65

Dec 2016

-3.78

Jun 1986

6.24

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Jun 1979 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Austria

1.33

Mar 2017

0.14

Dec 2016

-5.46

Jun 2009

4.24

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Azerbaijan

-4.31

Dec 2016

-3.99

Sep 2016

-4.77

Dec 2011

15.04

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2016

Updated on Apr 2017
Bahrain

-0.34

Mar 2017

-6.53

Dec 2016

-27.85

Jun 2009

18.57

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Belarus

2.42

Mar 2017

0.43

Dec 2016

-3.30

Dec 2015

10.80

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Belgium

1.00

Mar 2017

-1.49

Dec 2016

-4.47

Jun 2009

3.21

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bolivia

11.75

2015

1.57

2014

-6.34

2003

11.75

2015

%

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

4.73

2016

1.82

2015

-0.50

2012

4.73

2016

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brazil

-1.17

2016

-3.29

2015

-4.66

1992

6.17

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bulgaria

2.63

Mar 2017

2.92

Dec 2016

-3.35

Mar 2009

8.51

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Cambodia

5.66

2015

3.32

2014

-8.51

2009

9.89

2012

%

yearly

2008 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Canada

0.71

Mar 2017

0.93

Dec 2016

-2.22

Dec 1986

3.63

Dec 1984

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Chile

-0.84

Mar 2017

-0.86

Dec 2016

-2.52

Mar 2010

11.70

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
China

6.49

2016

6.65

2015

-26.45

1961

15.12

1970

%

yearly

1953 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Colombia

-0.68

Jun 2017

0.23

Mar 2017

-5.86

Dec 2009

14.58

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Croatia

2.43

Mar 2017

3.15

Dec 2016

-10.51

Mar 2009

4.52

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Cyprus

-0.65

Mar 2017

-0.59

Dec 2016

-4.00

Dec 2012

4.06

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Czech Republic

2.35

Mar 2017

-0.48

Dec 2016

-4.65

Jun 2009

6.23

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Denmark

4.67

Mar 2017

1.32

Dec 2016

-6.42

Dec 2008

6.09

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Ecuador

-3.63

2016

-0.77

2015

-7.84

2000

7.10

2008

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

0.90

Mar 2017

0.73

Dec 2016

-1.90

Mar 2011

9.53

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Estonia

2.10

Mar 2017

3.35

Dec 2016

-11.13

Dec 2008

13.06

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
European Union

1.15

Mar 2017

0.48

Dec 2016

-4.56

Mar 2009

4.18

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Finland

3.31

Mar 2017

1.40

Dec 2016

-8.14

Mar 2009

6.68

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
France

0.53

2016

0.85

2015

-1.83

2009

3.72

1988

%

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Georgia

3.71

2016

0.87

2015

-6.80

2009

21.77

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Germany

1.35

Mar 2017

-0.06

Dec 2016

-8.09

Jun 2009

4.58

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Greece

-0.64

Mar 2017

-1.54

Dec 2016

-6.64

Mar 2009

6.19

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Hong Kong

2.50

Jun 2017

3.19

Mar 2017

-7.40

Sep 1998

8.82

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hungary

1.68

Mar 2017

-1.89

Dec 2016

-5.92

Jun 2009

6.35

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Iceland

1.01

Mar 2017

6.46

Dec 2016

-6.10

Jun 2010

11.51

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
India

5.59

2016

5.48

2015

1.36

2001

9.67

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Indonesia

1.83

2016

4.70

2015

1.50

2014

5.56

2013

%

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iran

3.17

2016

-0.72

2015

-8.37

2012

8.32

2007

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ireland

2.51

Mar 2017

6.44

Dec 2016

-6.69

Dec 2008

24.87

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Israel

1.76

Jun 2017

0.83

Mar 2017

-5.18

Dec 2011

6.19

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Italy

0.82

Mar 2017

-0.39

Dec 2016

-6.54

Mar 2009

3.87

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Ivory Coast

5.08

2016

5.42

2015

-6.96

2011

8.04

2012

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Japan

0.48

Jun 2017

0.24

Mar 2017

-8.24

Mar 2009

5.60

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Jordan

0.57

2014

0.89

2013

-5.27

2003

8.38

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

5.73

Dec 2013

6.25

Sep 2013

-3.22

Jun 2009

11.42

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2013

Updated on Mar 2015
Kenya

0.26

2016

-0.47

2015

-0.61

2014

2.47

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

0.11

2016

-3.67

2015

-14.39

2009

83.91

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kyrgyzstan

1.72

2015

2.21

2014

-1.68

2010

12.05

2013

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Latvia

4.76

Mar 2017

3.74

Dec 2016

-4.92

Sep 2008

12.16

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Lithuania

4.55

Mar 2017

1.87

Dec 2016

-8.70

Jun 2009

12.06

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Luxembourg

0.84

Mar 2017

0.87

Dec 2016

-9.87

Dec 2008

7.63

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Macau

13.05

Mar 2017

9.27

Dec 2016

-27.17

Jun 2015

46.79

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Macedonia

-2.71

Mar 2017

0.22

Dec 2016

-11.55

Dec 2005

11.18

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Malawi

-0.81

2016

-0.38

2015

-10.64

1994

16.33

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

3.95

Jun 2017

3.72

Mar 2017

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malta

1.45

Mar 2017

1.69

Dec 2016

-4.75

Jun 2009

8.33

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mauritius

1.97

Mar 2017

3.86

Dec 2016

-2.25

Jun 2010

8.75

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Mexico

0.62

Mar 2017

1.25

Dec 2016

-7.39

Jun 2009

5.55

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Moldova

2.92

Mar 2017

6.17

Dec 2016

-8.09

Dec 2015

27.04

Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mongolia

-2.99

Jun 2017

-1.08

Mar 2017

-7.99

Sep 2009

25.34

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Montenegro

0.74

Mar 2017

2.19

Dec 2016

-7.10

Mar 2012

11.16

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Morocco

1.57

2016

4.23

2015

0.83

2002

6.78

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Myanmar

6.56

2016

5.58

2015

2.49

2008

137.17

2012

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

1.36

Jun 2017

0.93

Mar 2017

-5.52

Mar 2009

3.49

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
New Zealand

-3.56

Mar 2017

-2.79

Dec 2016

-3.56

Mar 2017

9.33

Jun 1989

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Nigeria

1.88

Dec 2016

0.69

Sep 2016

-3.51

Jun 2013

9.90

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Norway

3.12

Mar 2017

2.26

Dec 2016

-4.63

Mar 2008

6.86

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Oman

-1.55

2015

-1.15

2014

-13.01

2007

17.70

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Pakistan

3.09

2015

4.79

2014

-3.38

2006

4.79

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Peru

2.13

2016

2.53

2015

-2.35

2003

7.17

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Philippines

2.48

2016

4.73

2015

-11.68

1985

5.61

2013

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Poland

2.52

Mar 2017

2.84

Dec 2016

-1.55

Dec 2008

15.79

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Portugal

-0.39

Mar 2017

0.17

Dec 2016

-1.25

Jun 2014

2.21

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Qatar

-2.73

2016

-10.66

2015

-10.66

2015

-0.79

2012

%

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Romania

4.77

Mar 2017

5.94

Dec 2016

-7.22

Jun 2009

11.94

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Russia

0.14

Mar 2017

-0.12

Dec 2016

-8.29

Jun 2009

8.71

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Saudi Arabia

0.33

2015

0.48

2014

-27.72

1982

25.26

1990

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Singapore

3.20

Jun 2017

2.40

Mar 2017

-14.10

Mar 2009

15.10

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Slovakia

1.00

Mar 2017

0.53

Dec 2016

-5.71

Mar 2009

10.72

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Slovenia

2.67

Mar 2017

0.20

Dec 2016

-8.48

Jun 2009

9.37

Jun 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
South Africa

-2.39

Mar 2017

0.37

Dec 2016

-3.82

Dec 2015

8.38

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
South Korea

1.29

Jun 2017

1.45

Mar 2017

-1.87

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Spain

0.55

Mar 2017

0.17

Dec 2016

-0.91

Dec 2004

3.22

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Sri Lanka

0.51

Mar 2017

2.93

Dec 2016

0.32

Jun 2013

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Sudan

3.29

2010

11.96

2009

-9.26

2008

25.55

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2010

Updated on 2015
Sweden

0.57

Jun 2017

1.27

Mar 2017

-5.34

Dec 2008

6.38

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Switzerland

0.55

Mar 2017

-0.83

Dec 2016

-1.49

Mar 2015

1.57

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Syria

-11.99

2016

-12.36

2015

-17.19

2013

8.27

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Taiwan

1.34

Jun 2017

1.91

Mar 2017

-8.06

Dec 2008

11.02

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Tajikistan

3.59

2015

5.87

2014

-26.69

1992

9.28

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Thailand

3.96

Mar 2017

5.58

Dec 2016

-6.07

Mar 2009

13.32

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Tunisia

1.46

2015

0.55

2014

-1.05

2002

3.94

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Turkey

3.16

Mar 2017

2.20

Dec 2016

-13.78

Mar 2009

27.56

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Ukraine

3.56

Mar 2017

5.55

Dec 2016

-16.74

Mar 2009

13.03

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
United Arab Emirates

-0.42

2011

1.53

2010

-19.52

2008

4.00

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2011

Updated on 2017
United Kingdom

0.86

Mar 2017

0.98

Dec 2016

-5.03

Mar 2009

7.98

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Jun 1972 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
United States

0.73

Jun 2017

0.95

Mar 2017

-2.65

Mar 1974

9.72

Dec 1950

%

quarterly

Mar 1949 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Uruguay

7.18

2010

2.07

2009

-17.92

2006

11.14

1998

%

yearly

1998 - 2010

Updated on 2016
Venezuela

-11.48

2016

-8.03

2015

-11.48

2016

14.44

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Vietnam

6.42

2016

6.29

2015

3.74

2006

26.48

2008

%

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Yemen

0.27

2010

1.23

2009

-8.93

2005

1.27

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2010

Updated on 2015

More Indicators for South Korea

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Real GDP Growth

2.7

Jun 2017

3.0

Mar 2017

-7.4

Jun 1998

19.6

Dec 1969

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

2.0

Mar 2017

2.1

Dec 2016

-4.5

Mar 1999

38.8

Jun 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
GDP per Capita

27,533.30

2016

27,097.10

2015

64.00

1955

27,804.50

2014

USD

yearly

1953 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

29.6

Mar 2017

30.6

Dec 2016

-19.0

Mar 1964

43.9

Jun 1979

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Gross Savings Rate

34.6

Mar 2017

36.7

Dec 2016

-1.3

Mar 1972

43.0

Sep 1988

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

14.9

Mar 2017

15.0

Dec 2016

7.2

Dec 1964

19.2

Mar 1960

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

50.5

Mar 2017

48.1

Dec 2016

46.9

Dec 1988

116.2

Mar 1964

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

-1.4

May 2017

1.8

Apr 2017

-20.8

Dec 2008

44.1

Jul 1970

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
House Prices Growth

1.4

Jul 2017

1.3

Jun 2017

-13.1

Nov 1998

21.9

Aug 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

1.0

2016

-0.0

2015

-4.5

1972

3.6

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

557,622.7

Jun 2017

529,816.1

Mar 2017

102,559.7

Sep 2002

557,622.7

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Government Debt: % of GDP

36.1

2016

35.6

2015

16.6

2002

36.1

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Population

51.2

2016

51.0

2015

20.7

1956

51.2

2016

Person mn

yearly

1956 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

3.60

Jul 2017

3.80

Jun 2017

3.00

Sep 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Monthly Earnings

2,883

May 2017

2,950

Apr 2017

1,673

Nov 2008

3,492

Jan 2017

USD

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

63.7

Jul 2017

63.8

Jun 2017

59.0

Jan 2011

63.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Retail Sales Growth

1.5

May 2017

2.6

Apr 2017

-17.6

Jul 1998

18.6

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Nominal GDP

368,893.9

Mar 2017

357,205.4

Dec 2016

576.1

Jun 1961

368,893.9

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

11.2

Jul 2017

11.1

Jun 2017

-28.8

Dec 2008

20.1

Oct 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2008 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Consumer Confidence Growth

10.2

Jul 2017

12.3

Jun 2017

-13.9

Dec 2011

43.2

Dec 2009

% Point

monthly

Jul 2009 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

11,116.28

2016

11,294.88

2015

6,271.39

2003

11,902.32

2014

USD

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Household Income per Capita

14,553.42

2016

14,642.14

2015

7,685.19

2003

15,254.87

2014

USD

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

-22.0

Aug 2017

-20.0

Jul 2017

-34.0

Mar 2016

5.0

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Sep 2009 - Aug 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Business Confidence Growth

7.0

Aug 2017

8.0

Jul 2017

-23.0

Aug 2012

15.0

Mar 2017

% Point

monthly

Sep 2010 - Aug 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.2

Jul 2017

1.9

Jun 2017

-12.0

Apr 1958

122.1

Oct 1952

%

monthly

Aug 1952 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.1

Mar 2017

14.8

Dec 2016

10.5

Mar 2001

15.1

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

6.8

Mar 2017

6.3

Dec 2016

-13.1

Mar 1980

16.0

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Current Account Balance

5,083.9

Jun 2017

4,519.6

May 2017

-4,147.5

Aug 2008

12,389.9

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

2,480.6

Jun 2017

1,692.2

May 2017

-59.8

Aug 2001

6,660.2

Oct 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

5.3

May 2017

5.9

Apr 2017

-0.5

Feb 2010

22.3

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Domestic Credit

2,395,408.9

May 2017

2,364,790.1

Apr 2017

676,007.4

Jan 2002

2,395,408.9

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Electricity Production

42,979

Jun 2017

42,778

May 2017

94

Aug 1961

50,135

Jan 2016

GWh

monthly

Jul 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Equity Market Index

2,402.7

Jul 2017

2,391.8

Jun 2017

93.7

Jan 1976

2,402.7

Jul 2017

04Jan1980=100

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

1,131.746

Jul 2017

1,130.846

Jun 2017

50.000

Jan 1960

1,707.300

Jan 1998

KRW/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

27.0

2016

28.6

2015

17.8

1994

40.6

1998

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

7.4

2016

7.5

2015

6.6

2001

16.5

2009

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

115,386.5

Mar 2017

105,155.9

Dec 2016

35,310.6

Dec 2001

190,069.6

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.3

Mar 2017

1.0

Dec 2016

-0.4

Sep 1980

2.9

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

1,211.2

Jun 2017

1,023.3

May 2017

-1,909.2

Sep 2006

3,175.8

May 2004

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

14.4

Mar 2017

14.2

Dec 2016

13.6

Jun 2016

19.1

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
External Debt

405,686.5

Mar 2017

380,948.9

Dec 2016

80,766.4

Dec 1994

452,718.0

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

95.6

2016

91.0

2015

66.6

2004

95.6

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Household Debt

1,378,407.6

Mar 2017

1,352,189.4

Dec 2016

437,910.9

Dec 2002

1,378,407.6

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

2.23

Jul 2017

2.21

Jun 2017

1.39

Jul 2016

7.25

Mar 2002

% pa

monthly

Jul 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
M2 Growth

6.3

Mar/2017

5.9

Feb/2017

1.2

May/2000

50.1

Oct/1977

%

monthly

Jan/1971 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

92.2

2016

92.3

2015

14.7

1997

100.8

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

164,719

Jun 2017

155,735

May 2017

45,224

Jan 1998

200,457

Dec 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

8.1

Jul 2017

-11.3

Jun 2017

-69.4

Aug 1998

131.0

Aug 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.1

Dec 2016

1.3

Sep 2016

0.6

Jun 2008

3.5

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

371,026.3

Jun 2017

368,925.9

May 2017

522.3

Apr 1972

371,026.3

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1971 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

9.1

Jun 2017

9.4

May 2017

1.3

Jan 1988

12.2

Feb 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 1971 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
P/E ratio

14.27

10 Aug 2017

14.32

09 Aug 2017

0.00

17 Apr 2001

51.69

30 Mar 2001

NA

daily

03 Apr 2000 - 10 Aug 2017

Updated on 11 Aug 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

2.8

Jun 2017

3.4

May 2017

-41.4

Mar 1921

10,656.3

Jun 1946

%

monthly

Jul 1911 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Policy Rate

1.25

Jul 2017

1.25

Jun 2017

1.25

Jul 2017

5.25

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

May 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

8,131.80

Jun 2017

14,999.60

Mar 2017

-15,206.40

Sep 2008

22,876.00

Sep 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

91.5

Jul 2017

91.8

Jun 2017

59.2

Jan 1998

107.8

Apr 2006

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.0

Jul 2017

7.0

Jun 2017

3.5

Apr 1982

27.0

Dec 1979

%

monthly

Nov 1979 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.37

Jul 2017

1.38

Jun 2017

1.27

Jul 2016

5.87

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Jul 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Total Exports Growth

19.5

Jul 2017

13.5

Jun 2017

-34.5

Jan 2009

149.4

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Exports

48,844.0

Jul 2017

51,290.0

Jun 2017

14.8

Jan 1966

51,630.7

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Imports Growth

15.5

Jul 2017

19.8

Jun 2017

-43.9

Jul 1998

115.6

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1967 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Imports

38,556.3

Jul 2017

40,603.5

Jun 2017

38.6

Jan 1966

45,873.3

Apr 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1966 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-32.5

Jun 2017

-46.3

May 2017

-48.6

Jul 2015

173.5

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tourism Revenue

918

May 2017

991

Apr 2017

10

Jan 1975

1,773

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Visitor Arrivals

954,509

May 2017

1,052,164

Apr 2017

29,798

Jan 1975

1,681,578

Jul 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1975 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-36.7

Jun 2017

-35.0

May 2017

-54.1

Jul 2015

175.3

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Trade Balance

10,287.7

Jul 2017

10,686.5

Jun 2017

-4,043.5

Jan 2008

12,868.8

Apr 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

5.06

Mar 2017

4.56

Dec 2016

-5.47

Dec 1998

49.32

Sep 1963

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Gross National Product

354,071.52

Mar 2017

368,149.03

Dec 2016

552.08

Sep 1961

371,816.26

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

114,785.78

Mar 2017

108,025.06

Dec 2016

66.00

Sep 1961

114,785.78

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

176,431.58

Mar 2017

174,384.16

Dec 2016

453.15

Jun 1961

182,302.24

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

56,050.80

Mar 2017

54,585.08

Dec 2016

59.55

Sep 1964

56,276.99

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Bank Lending Rate

3.44

Jun 2017

3.45

May 2017

3.23

Aug 2016

17.01

Jan 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Gold Reserves

4,794.75

Jun 2017

4,794.75

May 2017

1.30

Feb 1957

4,794.75

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Money Supply M2

2,184,443.23

May 2017

2,160,591.46

Apr 2017

1,937.35

Jan 1970

2,184,443.23

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Money Supply M1

709,204.64

May 2017

699,810.74

Apr 2017

854.19

Jan 1970

709,204.64

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Employed Persons

26,511,000.00

Jul 2017

26,478,000.00

Jun 2017

13,715,000.00

Jan 1984

26,622,000.00

Mar 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

4.64

Jun 2017

3.42

May 2017

-4.50

Feb 1987

15.62

Mar 1988

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Core CPI Change

1.39

Jun 2017

1.43

May 2017

-0.35

May 1999

30.47

Dec 1980

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

25.34

Mar 2017

25.59

Dec 2016

3.52

Dec 1997

29.11

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Deposits

1,427,580.61

May 2017

1,406,481.89

Apr 2017

140,151.56

Sep 1992

1,427,580.61

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1992 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Non-Performing Loans

15,814.85

Dec 2016

20,347.68

Sep 2016

6,876.80

Jun 2008

20,347.68

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Tax Revenue

209,118.69

2016

192,700.35

2015

37,877.20

1990

209,118.69

2016

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Building Permits

23,038.00

May 2017

23,751.00

Apr 2017

2,180.00

Jan 1986

27,193.00

Jul 2016

Unit

monthly

Oct 1979 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

104.34

2022

102.00

2021

-23.83

1996

105.94

2015

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.00

2022

2.00

2021

0.71

2015

28.70

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Employment

26.64

2018

26.42

2017

13.52

1980

26.64

2018

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

787,856.36

2022

762,665.52

2021

26,432.99

1990

787,856.36

2022

KRW bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

483,649.71

2022

459,843.83

2021

70,862.00

1995

483,649.71

2022

KRW bn

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

442,484.44

2022

422,784.22

2021

61,095.00

1995

442,484.44

2022

KRW bn

yearly

1995 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.07

2022

3.08

2021

-5.47

1998

13.24

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

34,832.15

2022

33,582.83

2021

1,710.79

1980

34,832.15

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

49,772.16

2022

47,499.08

2021

2,183.96

1980

49,772.16

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

52.51

2022

52.30

2021

38.12

1980

52.51

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

3.10

2022

3.10

2021

2.06

1996

6.95

1998

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.43

2022

3.45

2021

-3.32

1989

23.70

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Production

4,228,509.00

Dec 2016

2,195,843.00

Jun 2016

2,195,843.00

Jun 2016

4,657,094.00

Dec 2011

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

289,228.00

Dec 2016

154,423.00

Jun 2016

146,714.00

Jun 2012

302,034.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

1,533,813.00

Dec 2016

814,617.00

Jun 2016

638,244.00

Jun 2013

1,533,813.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

20,989.88

2015

20,117.96

2014

15,397.00

2005

20,989.88

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

2,628.76

Dec 2016

2,841.57

Sep 2016

0.54

Jun 1964

2,841.57

Sep 2016

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Credit to Households

1,263.03

Dec 2016

1,341.21

Sep 2016

0.04

Jun 1964

1,341.21

Sep 2016

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1962 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

20.00

Dec 2016

20.00

Sep 2016

16.70

Mar 2005

25.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Debt Service Ratio: Households

12.40

Dec 2016

12.20

Sep 2016

8.50

Dec 1999

12.40

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

114,421,644.59

2015

113,410,406.05

2014

44,871,139.73

2001

114,421,644.59

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

64,019,356.62

2015

59,996,474.66

2014

26,877,790.74

2001

64,019,356.62

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

32,172,639.89

2016

37,107,162.52

2015

4,243,656.70

1995

41,998,174.01

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

14,779,658.52

2016

14,362,469.77

2015

1,788,612.99

1998

14,779,658.52

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

1,617,232.04

2016

1,847,717.60

2015

1,133,002.11

1998

3,451,954.03

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

846,891.49

2016

526,014.83

2015

40,413.76

1998

846,891.49

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

117.05

Mar 2017

116.85

Dec 2016

41.09

Mar 1987

117.05

Mar 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

1.25

Mar 2017

1.49

Dec 2016

-12.80

Dec 1998

20.81

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index

103.81

Mar 2017

104.78

Dec 2016

79.62

Mar 2001

151.28

Jun 1991

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-0.79

Mar 2017

0.03

Dec 2016

-17.72

Dec 1998

14.37

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

28,882,783.00

2015

29,481,226.00

2014

220,635.00

1965

30,333,077.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1965 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Number of Subscriber Mobile

58,935,081.00

2015

57,290,356.00

2014

0.00

1983

58,935,081.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Teledensity: Fixed Line

58.06

2015

59.54

2014

0.78

1965

61.57

2013

Number

yearly

1965 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Teledensity: Mobile

118.46

2015

115.71

2014

0.00

1983

118.46

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Natural Gas: Consumption

4.39

2016

4.22

2015

0.01

1986

5.08

2013

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1986 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

2,763.01

2016

2,577.08

2015

24.95

1965

2,763.01

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Imports

2,938.00

2016

2,781.10

2015

1,714.50

1995

2,938.00

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Imports

44,001.00

2016

43,428.00

2015

9,530.00

1995

52,980.00

2013

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

23,796,846.23

2014

22,588,399.56

2013

15,699,663.28

2009

23,796,846.23

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

115.61

2016

113.20

2015

68.68

2004

115.61

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Exports: Medicament

261.04

2016

160.29

2015

5.00

1998

1,460.02

2008

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

135,913.21

2016

129,232.46

2015

4,147.93

1995

137,907.85

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

1,941.75

2016

608.73

2015

0.97

1999

21,263.90

2010

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

329,382.96

2016

291,203.79

2015

51,784.31

1998

329,382.96

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Crude Steel Production

68,567.48

2016

69,670.00

2015

300.00

1967

71,543.00

2014

Tonne th

yearly

1967 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hot Rolled Products Production

67,717.00

2015

68,905.00

2014

22,768.00

1990

68,905.00

2014

Tonne th

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Iron Ore Production

59.00

2015

610.00

2013

59.00

2015

640.00

1997

Tonne th

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Minerals Production

6,110,153.00

2015

7,268,725.00

2014

4,453,341.00

2011

7,501,517.00

2012

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Coal Consumption

81.58

2016

85.47

2015

4.95

1965

85.47

2015

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Coal Production

0.78

2016

0.79

2015

0.78

2016

10.69

1988

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

1,859,956.65

2016

2,147,246.77

2015

395,296.70

1996

2,147,246.77

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gold Production

267.00

2014

413.00

2013

10.00

2000

25,730.00

1999

kg

yearly

1990 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Silver Production

4.00

2014

3.90

2013

0.00

2000

339.00

1998

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2014

Updated on 2016